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Rough Trade: We're selling more records than ever

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 10:23pm
The music retailer launches a partnership with Apple Music, saying that streaming boosts vinyl sales.

Extinction Rebellion: Police defend adding groups to extremism guide

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 10:06pm
Police say groups such as Extinction Rebellion were included to inform and guide frontline officers.

Fulham beat Middlesbrough to go third in Championship

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 9:51pm
Anthony Knockaert scores the only goal as Fulham beat Middlesbrough to move up to third in the Championship.

New Chinese virus 'will have infected hundreds'

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 9:50pm
The virus emerged in December, two people have died and it has been detected in three countries.

Arfield and Defoe see Rangers past Stranraer in Scottish Cup

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 9:38pm
Rangers begin their Scottish Cup campaign with a routine victory over Stranraer at Ibrox to ease into the fifth round.

Harvey Weinstein case: Jury picked for New York rape trial

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 8:36pm
After two weeks, lawyers finally choose the 12 jurors for the trial from about 700 candidates.

Portrait of a Lady: Painting found in wall confirmed as stolen Klimt

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 7:51pm
Portrait of a Lady was missing for 22 years until gardeners cleared ivy from a gallery wall.

The big question Canadians have about royal move

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 6:59pm
Canadians want to know if they will be picking up the tab for Harry and Meghan's security if they move there.

Labour leadership: Long-Bailey and Thornberry launch campaigns

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 6:53pm
The Labour MPs set out their pitches, as they and other contenders prepare for the first hustings.

Can Microsoft's 'moonshot' carbon goal succeed?

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 6:39pm
The tech giant admits its "carbon negative" goal is ambitious.

‘Why Ollie Pope is the real deal and belongs in Test cricket’ - Agnew column

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 6:00pm
Ollie Pope's maiden Test century shows he is the "real deal" as a Test batsman, says Jonathan Agnew.

Clinton prosecutor Ken Starr to defend Trump

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 5:28pm
Former special prosecutors from Bill Clinton's impeachment trial are on the president's team.

Brazil's culture minister fired after echoing Goebbels

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 5:11pm
Roberto Alvim used parts of a speech by Nazi Germany's propaganda chief, sparking outrage.

Australia bushfires: Pollution concerns for tennis tournament

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 5:01pm
Tennis players have raised concerns about the air quality ahead of Australian Open.

Range Rover driven into London jewellery shop in robbery

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 4:53pm
Robbers broke glass display cases with a sledgehammer in the robbery which was captured on CCTV.

China anger after woman drives into Forbidden City

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 4:42pm
Social media users ask how a woman could have driven into the former imperial palace in Beijing.

Boy who appeared on Supernanny detained for rape

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 4:37pm
Jacob Young's mother wrote to the judge saying the 2005 show led to a "campaign of abuse and mockery".

Saracens Q&A: What is going on and what would relegation mean?

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 4:30pm
Already the recipients of a huge fine and points reduction, English champions Saracens now look set to be relegated. BBC rugby union correspondent Chris Jones explains why.

Three brothers set world records rowing the Atlantic Ocean

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 4:22pm
The Scottish siblings are the first three brothers to row any ocean and the fastest trio to row the Atlantic.

Pope and Stokes centuries put England on top against South Africa

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 4:09pm
Ollie Pope struck his first Test centuriy and Ben Stokes cracked a hundred of his own to put England in a dominant position on day two of the third Test against South Africa.